Rare Roman bronzes acquired by the Yorkshire Museum

A 1,800-year-old “truly exceptional” Roman treasure, which includes a bust of Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius, has been acquired by the Yorkshire Museum. The 13cm bust is part of a collection of bronze artifacts found by metal detectors James Spark and Mark Didlick in a field near Ampleforth, in May 2020. …

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The past lives on in the local museum

By Austin Bishop Ona J. Boyd’s penchant for following the history of Kemper County is reflected in her writings and collection of other written materials held at the Kemper County Historical Museum located at 230 Veterans Street in downtown DeKalb . “She just had a love for history and everything …

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